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New aspirations
Some years ago, while working on a history of cricket in India, I was reading issues of a now defunct newspaper called the Bombay Sentinel. It took time to get to the sports pages, for they were at the end, and one was prone to get diverted by...  | Read.. 
 
Letters to the Editor
It’s never their fault
Sir — The sarpanchs in Madhya Pradesh, who are blaming their third child and consequent disq ...  | Read.. 
 
Under threat
Sir — Jayeeta Ganguly and her family had every right to refuse to pay the hijras who visited ...  | Read.. 
 
Fellow star
Sir — The Royal Society electing an India-born economist, Partha Sarathi Dasgupta, as its fellow is ...  | Read.. 
 
EDITORIAL
RIGHTS GONE WRONG
Nature’s revenge can take dangerous forms. A young man had been thrown out of a moving bus recently because he was trying to ...| Read.. 
 
THIS ABOVE ALL
Reasons to disbelieve
Epicurus (Circa 300 BC) was a Greek philosopher who denied the existence of god and emphasized that since we do not know why we were born ....  | Read.. 
 
SCRIPSI
All visible objects, man, are but pasteboard masks. But in each event — in the living act, the undoubted deed — there, some unknown but still reasoning thing puts forth the mouldings of its features from behind the unreasoning mask. If man will strike , strike through the mask. — HERMAN MELVILLE
 
PEOPLE
ALONG CAME A SPIDER
Samuel M. Raimi isn’t afraid of arachnids. And going by the success of his films, he’s not the only man on the web ...  | Read..